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Monday 20 November 2017
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Kissan Call Centre opens in Shimla

In order to facilitate the farmers and educate them with novel modus operandi and pioneering inventions in agriculture sector, ‘Kissan Call Centre’ has been set up in Shimla which will go a long way in solving the problems of the farmers. A Spokesman of the State Government said here today that the farmers could contact on toll free number 1800-180-1551 to seek any information or get their problems redressed from 6 am to 10 pm from subject matter specialists throughout the week. In case of any complications, there was a provision to provide factual information of problems to the farmers telephonically or through mail/post.

He said that to disseminate innovative practices in agriculture sector, special central programme would also be aired on AIR and broadcast on Doordarshan under Krishi Darshan Programme.



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